Person record: NEW, Charles  (1842-1919)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameCharles William NEW
Alternative nameused pseudonym KOENIG,
Gendermale
Relevance of this personlantern lecturer and showman under pseudonym 'Professor Koenig' 
Main period of activity1890s-1900s
NotesHe seems to have used his pseudonym officially as well as his given name, appearing as 'Charles Koenig' in the London Electoral Rolls at least between 1876 and 1902. 
Relationships to other peoplefather of NEW, Miss Florence Adelaide  (1873-1896)
related by marriage to HILL, H.J.  (c.1873-6 1897)
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
15 August 1842born atLondon, England
1861resident226 Oxford Street, London W, England
7 April 186118census record1861 Census of England and Wales, RG 9/77.12.17
– occupation “Photographer”
1876-1880resident131 Church Street, Paddington, London W, England
1881-1896resident373 Edgware Road, Paddington, London, England
1890-1900~47owner/proprietorProfessor Koenig
1900-1902resident15 Monmouth Road, Westbourne Grove, Bayswater, London W, England
31 March 190158census record1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/16.161.39
1919resident96 Richmond Road, Bayswater, London W, England
11 March 191976died atLondon, England
14 July 1920archive entryNational Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1920 p.366
Reference
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Notes in OMLJ 8.93 (February 1897)
  –  death of his daughter

Lucerna ID no. 6002819Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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